Holy Cross Faculty formally broadcasts Mr. Mister Kirkwood as the brand new Athletic Director for the college.
Kirkwood brings to Holy Cross greater than 22 years of expertise working in training and training in each private and non-private colleges. As he enters his eleventh yr at Holy Cross, he has taught World Geography, Civics and Psychology and served because the P.E. division chair and LHSAA compliance director. Mr. Kirkwood has additionally been the Varsity Head Basketball Coach since 2013. Together with serving Holy Cross because the athletic director, Kirkwood will proceed because the Varsity Head Basketball Coach.
Mr. Kirkwood says it was by means of his position as a father or mother that his love and respect for Holy Cross additional developed. “I used to be in a position to see Holy Cross by means of the eyes of my son Tyler (a graduate of the category of 2020). After being at different establishments, I rapidly realized this place has one thing particular, rooted deep in custom. I’m humbly excited for my position as Athletic Director that may permit me to advertise the mission of the college by means of our athletic division, assist our proficient teaching employees, and advocate for our scholar athletes.”
A 1994 graduate of Crescent Metropolis Excessive Faculty, Mr. Mister Kirkwood earned his Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts from the College of Louisiana at Lafayette. He’s at the moment pursuing his Grasp’s in Sports activities Administration with a focus in Instructional Management.